Back in 2010, we finally made the stop Ben had been begging to make: the National Arms Museum. This museum is located in Fairfax, VA on the first floor of the NRA building. They had an amazing display of many of our favorite movie weapons to include an impressive collection of John Wayne’s rifles. Our … More National Arms Museum
Life Hubby was back in the states for a long weekend and flew back home on Monday. This means we cut a day from last week and this week. It was nice to have a shorter week to sort of catch our breath. It’s not always fun to read through my spam comments. Some of … More Weekly Wrap: Groovy Man
This is a fabulous book for anyone interested in how the Heidelberg Catechism came to be. I would even suggest letting students read the book as an easy read for a great background of the years of the Reformation in Germany states. The language and writing style are, well, easy. It is not written for … More Three Men Came to Heidelberg
I cannot believe I found a politician who knows his history, the purpose he serves as a Representative, disavows party lines, and reminds his fellow Representatives just what their job is!! This is a great history lesson, in just 5 minutes, of what the purpose of our 3 party government is.
Our Lives… This is a combined post from the last 3 weeks of homeschool. We headed south to Florida for a delightful visit with friends from our seminary days. The Jacksonville area of Florida is quite lovely, but note that your GPS is going to add minutes to your drive time as you move. It’s … More HS: Immigration and Industrial Giants
Our lives… We continue to be very busy checking blocks for the move. I really had no idea it would cost this much to prepare to move overseas. Call me naive, but I have been shocked by it all. I am composing a post dedicated to an overseas PCS. The most stressful part is just … More HS Late 1800s
Our lives… We are still slowly moving towards our summer move. It’s pretty exciting but very intense moving overseas. So many things that need to be dealt with…crazy! We were able to apply for our official govt passports. These take the longest to receive and we don’t leave the US without them. We are looking … More HS: Moving West